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Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Job Number:  67201
Group:  Magna Exteriors
Division:  Polycon
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Guelph, ONTARIO, CA, N1H 1A4

Work Style: 



Job Number: 67201 
Group: Magna Exteriors  
Division: Polycon 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: GUELPH 
Work Style:  


About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.


About the Role

The successful candidate will ensure electrical requirements are met in the paint and assembly departments.  Complete automated system maintenance, and troubleshooting.


Pay Rate: $45.87 (after completion of successful probation/training period). 


The Shift follows the M.A.D. Rotation - every 2 weeks (Midnight, Afternoon, Days).

Your Responsibilities

    Automated system maintenance, and troubleshooting
    Preventative and predictive maintenance of paint and assembly equipment
    Repair of paint and assembly equipment
    Update, verify, and maintain electrical schematics
    Assist in maintaining programming, electrical component and schematics standards
    Implement continuous improvement initiatives
    Maintain 5S standards
    Completion of all required work orders and associated documentation
    General Electrical duties including power distribution and lighting 
    Mentor Electrical Apprentices as assigned
    Perform other duties as assigned

Who we are looking for

    Must have Provincial Electricians Ticket (442A or 309D) 
    Minimum 5 years’ experience as an Industrial Electrician
    Must have knowledge of PLC, robotic, and HMI programming and controls
    Proven experience performing electrical/electronic troubleshooting of equipment
    Must be capable of interpreting and designing electrical schematics
    Must have proven ability and experience completing electrical installation work including: control wiring, conduit, power wiring and motor control
    Demonstrated skill in technical documentation
    Proven experience with continuous improvement
    Proven ability to troubleshoot, follow up, and root cause equipment failures
    Experience with Fanuc and/or ABB Robotics is an asset
    Experience with plastics and/or paint processes is an asset
    Must be computer literate with MS Office (Word, Excel, etc.)
    Must be results and team oriented
    Must consider and prioritize safety in all duties

Your preferred qualifications

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

Candidates will be required to complete a Criminal Records Check and, if deemed necessary, a Credit Check as part of the candidate selection process.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Magna offers excellent Medical and Dental Benefits, after one month of service; 90% coverage + $2,000/year for dental coverage, Profit Sharing, Cafeteria and Gym on-site, Education assistance, Employee barbecue, Christmas lunches and Magna employee discounts for products and services.  

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

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